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As of Nov 28, 2015, the consensus forecast amongst 34 polled investment analysts covering Verizon Communications Inc. advises that the company will outperform the market. This has been the consensus forecast since the sentiment of investment analysts improved on Sep 18, 2012. The previous consensus forecast advised investors to hold their position in Verizon Communications Inc..
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The 25 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Verizon Communications Inc. have a median target of 51.00, with a high estimate of 55.00 and a low estimate of 40.00. The median estimate represents a 12.21% increase from the last price of 45.45. View Full Financials
In 2014, Verizon Communications Inc reported a dividend of 2.16 USD, which represents a 4.10% increase over last year. The 24 analysts covering the company expect dividends of 2.22 USD for the upcoming fiscal year, an increase of 2.55%. View Full Financials
|Div growth (TTM)||+4.10 %|
On Oct 20, 2015, Verizon Communications Inc. reported 3rd quarter 2015 earnings of 1.04 per share. This result was in line with the consensus of the 26 analysts following the company and exceeded last year's 3rd quarter results by 16.85%.
The next earnings announcement is expected on Jan 21, 2016. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+6.35 %|
Verizon Communications Inc. reported annual 2014 earnings of 3.35 per share on Jan 22, 2015.
The next earnings announcement from Verizon Communications Inc. is expected the week of Jan 21, 2016. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||+11.08 %|
Verizon Communications Inc. had 3rd quarter 2015 revenues of 33.1580bn. This bettered the 32.9625bn consensus of the 22 analysts covering the company. This was 4.98% above the prior year's 3rd quarter results. View Full Interim Financials
|Average growth rate||+1.27 %|
Verizon Communications Inc. had revenues for the full year 2014 of 127.0790bn. This was 5.42% above the prior year's results. View Full Annual Financials
|Average growth rate||+4.50 %|